Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Principal Emergency Response Specialist

    Posted Date 1 week ago(6/12/2018 1:23 PM)
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    USD $85,259.20/Yr.
    USD $130,020.80/Yr.
  • Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree in education, instructional design, performance technology, or related field, and at least 8 years' professional level experience or equivalent training and experience.
    • Ability to work efficiently in a high stress, dynamic, and team oriented environment.
    • Ability to think tactically and possess solid problem-solving skills.
    • Thorough knowledge of and experience in using the Systematic Approach to Training (SAT) or similar methodology for training design, development, and implementation.
    • Demonstrated ability to design, develop, and implement training programs.
    • Demonstrated recent and substantial experience as an instructor of formal classroom training.
    • Demonstrated ability to apply different training methods and document training cost-effectiveness.
    • Ability to develop and conduct evaluations of internal training programs and commercial training resources, and provide follow-up analysis of training results.
    • Demonstrated effective oral, analytical, writing, and presentation skills.
    • Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills to deal with a diversity of demands.
    • Ability to manage a variety of job specific projects, while maintaining appropriate levels of service in existing programs and meet the demands of a constantly changing environment.
    • Knowledge and skill working with database, spreadsheet, and presentation software.
    • Must be a self-starter with the ability to maintain team cohesiveness.
    • Ability to cope with conflicting priorities, frequent interruptions, and multiple tasks during high stress operations.
    • Demonstrate leadership, command presence, strong interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Ability to work in a rotating shift environment.
    • Additional experience in Emergency Management, knowledge of Department of Energy (DOE) Order 151.1D and the National Nuclear Security Administration Nevada Field Office Consolidated Emergency Management Plan desired.
    • Must be able to obtain a DOE “Q” Clearance
    • Pre-placement physical examination, which includes a drug screen, is required. MSTS maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
    • Must have a valid driver’s license

    Department of Energy Q Clearance (position will be cleared to this level). Reviews and tests for the absence of any illegal drug as defined in 10 CFR Part 707.4, “Workplace Substance Abuse Programs at DOE Sites,” will be conducted.  Applicant selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation, and subsequent reinvestigations, and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. Successful completion of a counterintelligence evaluation, which may include a counterintelligence-scope polygraph examination, may also be required. Reference 10 CFR Part 709, “Counterintelligence Evaluation Program.”


    Eligibility Requirements – To obtain a clearance, an individual must be a U.S. citizen at least 18 years of age. Reference DOE Order 472.2, “Personnel Security.”


    MSTS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. MSTS is a background screening, drug-free workplace.


    Serve as an Operations Command Center (OCC) Training Officer and alternate Duty Manager (when coverage is needed.)

    • Develop and implement training and qualification programs for Operations Command Center Department using the Systematic Approach to Training (SAT) methodology, including analysis, design, development, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with applicable external requirements, company, and departmental directives.
    • Provide instructor-led and hands-on instruction for small groups and/or one-on-one, as required.
    • Serve as qualified Course Developer for new/revised training component projects (which may include some web-based training).
    • Conduct, evaluate, and revise new and existing training components, and provide follow-up analysis of training results.
    • Coordinate with appropriate outside training and educational organizations and agencies to evaluate and select appropriate external training resources when needed.
    • Serve as qualified Program Developer for new/revised qualification program projects.
    • Ensure currency of training materials to include course/program analysis documents, briefing outlines, lesson plans, presentation handouts, test examinations and/or examination banks, qualification/training programs, and training effectiveness tools.
    • Complete company Training Officer Qualification Program.
    • Complete OCC Duty Manager Qualification Program.
    • Act as the initial point of contact for emergencies at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS).
    • Categorize and classify operational emergencies and, determine initial protective actions for emergencies occurring on the NNSS.
    • Perform time-constrained internal and external notifications.
    • Act as the OCC lead during drills, exercises, contingencies, and emergencies.
    • Operate communications and data processing equipment; classified video conferencing equipment; Emergency Communications Network equipment; and, electronic notification systems.
    • Maintain electronic logs.
    • Assists in the preparation, review, and approval of functional organization implementing and supporting procedures.
    • Work in a rotating shift environment.


    If you’re looking for an interesting, fulfilling career, you’ve come to the right place!


    At Mission Support and Test Services, LLC (MSTS), we’re a dynamic team of employees who manage and operate the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS), formerly known as the Nevada Test Site. A premier outdoor, indoor and underground national laboratory for unique, high-level experiments, the NNSS has offices across the country, including Southern Nevada; Santa Barbara and Livermore, California; Washington, D.C.; and Albuquerque and Los Alamos, New Mexico. We’re dedicated to working together as a team to keep our nation safe. Join us!


    MSTS is a limited liability company consisting of Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs), and Stoller Newport News Nuclear, Inc. (SN3).